Reference

Verification of the Hadith on signs of nur in the heart

Question

What is the status of this Hadith?

Rasulullah (sallallahu alayhi wasallam) said that when nur enters the heart, the (spiritual) breast of man expands. When the Sahabah asked for a sign of this nur, Rasulullah (sallallahu alayhi wasallam) said:

“Such a person flees from this abode of deception. He turns his attention to the abode of the Aakhirah (Hereafter) and he makes preparations for death before it’s arrival.”

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The exact wording for the du’a before meals

Question

I saw a question on your site and became curious to other similar types of du’as which are still being taught to our kids. One of which is the du’a before meals; do the following words appear in the Hadith?

 bismillahi wa a’la barakatillah.

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The reward for donating one date

Question

Is there a Hadith – that if a person give a date in the path of Allah, Allah will reward him with mountains in gold but if he give mountains of gold for name and fame (i.e, without sincerity) Allah will take him to task on day of Qiyamah.

If so is it authentic?

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Reference for a Hadith on riba

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Is there a Hadith that says ”The rules Riba (interest) do not apply between a Muslim and a Harbi [A Non Muslim waging war against Muslims]” and whats the status of the Hadith?

I heard that Imam Az Zayla’i said its extremely weak.

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Prohibition of slapping the face

Question

1) Is hitting/ disciplining on the face, for example slapping etc allowed in Islam?

2) Is there any reference to this statement?

‘The place where the ustad (teacher) hits the student, will not be touched by the fire of Jahannam’

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Exact wording of the du’a when leaving home

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The du’a that is read when leaving one’s home,

بِسْمِ اللهِ، تَوَكَّلْتُ عَلَى اللهِ، وَلَا حَوْلَ وَلَا قُوَّةَ إِلَّا بِاللهِ

bismillahi tawakkaltu ‘alallahi wa la hawla wa la quwwata illa billah

Is the wa before la hawla found in the books of Hadith or is it an addition made from the side of people?

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Hadith about "kaffarah" for breaking the fast in Ramadan

Question

I read about the fiqh of Ramadan on one website and it says if one violates the fast while eating he must fast for two consecutive months as kafarrah. It said one Sahabi ate in the day in Ramadan and the Prophet (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) ordered him to expiate it by fasting as mentioned above. It said it was in Sunan Daraqutni. Is there a Hadith saying this? As I’m unsure of its authenticity.

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